sights of life from a passerby

Posts tagged “California

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Smoky Swan Sunday


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Squared Trees in California — #3

Southeastern inland: Mammoth Mountain Dead Forest … where the CO2 gas seeped up from below to kill the trees. Posted warnings tell parents and pet owners to keep little ones away. (See https://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds-81/Intro/facts-sheet/GasKillingTrees.html)

“And the remaining trees of his forests will be so few that a child could write them down”

Becky’s Squares — July #TreeSquared


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Fisheye view of the lift in the sky

When you can’t ski down … pull up a seat! Summer at Northstar

Pull Up a Seat – 2021 Week 30 – July 23


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Rock, Water, and . . .

Bonsai Rock Smokey Sunset ©

Life – it can happen even in the cracks . . . Bonsai Rock


Resurgence

Hope Snag in Snow ©

At the top of the world, little grows in the dead of winter … and yet the sun brings forth hope.


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Yosemite’s Mantel of Snow

Yosemite's Mantel of Snow ©

Bridalveil Fall to Half Dome from Tunnel View


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Hoff in a Fog

 

Mount Hoffman from Glacier Point ©

Yosemite’s June surprise . . . overnight snow lingers on Mount Hoffman. As seen through retreating fog from Glacier Point.


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Half Dome Delight

Half Dome Under Snow ©

Is it summer or is it snow?


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My Sierra

Woods Lake Hike

Take a hike

 


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A Fair Memory

Ferris Daze of SummerFair Memory 6 2016 ©


Blown Away

 

Blown away ©

Winter’s a beach


Choppy Waters

Paddle-Wheel-Tahoe-©

paddling on the Delta Queen


Hot Springs eScape

Hot Springs eScape Long Valley ©

        reflections on summer heat … Long Valley Caldera


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As January should be

Needled Snow © … not as it is


Run Away! Run Away!

MGold Summer BridgeRunner 2014 ©

Bridge to Summer Past … Come back! Come back! … Or Summer Future?


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Dawn’s Light

Dawn's Early Light ©this land is my land